College Readiness for parents “College Readiness for Parents.” Retrieved from www.teenlife.com. The class of this year is graduating, which means that parents of juniors are now parents of rising seniors. With less than a year to prepare for college admissions, it’s time for your teen to get started!
College Readiness for student “Virginia College & Career Readiness Initiative.” Retrieved from www.doe.virginia.gov. To prepare Virginia’s students for postsecondary education or to meet employers’ expectations of candidates for entry-level jobs, VDOE is looking for ways to increase students’ readiness for the future.
Information on Colleges and Universities “Colleges and Universities.” Retrieved from www.teenlife.com. TeenLife.com lists more than 1,800 public and private colleges in the US and abroad. We also have a growing number of online colleges that allow teens to get college credit while still in high school.
ACT: College Planning “Resources for Students and Their Families.” Retrieved from www.actstudent.org/college. ACT is committed to providing insights that will help individuals better prepare for success throughout their lives. This brochure can help students, parents, and educators quickly locate no-cost and low-cost ACT tools and resources to help students start planning for life after high school.
CollegeBoard.com The College Board website helps students prepare for a successful transition to college through programs and services in college readiness and college success — including the SAT and the Advanced Placement Program.
CommonApp.org The Common Application provides a common, standardized college application form for more than 400 higher education institutions across the US including public and private, large and small, highly selective and modestly selective colleges.
MappingYourFuture.org Outlines steps that students need to take in each grade for future success. Here you can explore careers, prepare for college (help with selecting a school and applying for admission), pay for college (financial aid), and manage your money (student loans and more).
Number2.com Provides online test preparation courses for the SAT and ACT that include user-friendly tutorials, vocabulary building, and practice sessions adapted to each student’s ability level.
Petersons.com Peterson’s is a comprehensive guide to college information including a college search, application tips, test preparation and scholarship information.